pharmacodynamics

The results indicated that patients homozygous for alleles at four of the five loci have between 30 and 300 percent better pulmonary response to gluccocorticoids.

The study will enroll patients with advanced liver cancers who are refractory to the standard of care, the company said.

A phylogenetic analysis indicates two venomous Australian spiders are more closely related than thought, the International Business Times reports.

Technology Review reports that 2017 was the year of consumer genetic testing and that it could spur new analysis companies.

In Science this week: CRISPR-based approach for recording cellular events, and more.

A new company says it will analyze customers' genes to find them a suitable date, though Smithsonian magazine says the science behind it might be shaky.